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Category Archives: Musings

Writings of thoughts and such.

Musical moments.

The power of a musical album that succeeds at evoking something deep within is a beautiful thing, yet a raw live performance has a living power to it that can’t be recorded. A show is not a one way thing, but rather a lively conversation between an artist and a crowd that has potential to […]

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Canada’s wild places and us.

Every time I find myself returning home to Canada, I am awed by the vast open spaces we have here. Every. Single. Time. The contrast with the high human density common in most other places around the world is stark, and this uniquely shapes both the land and all of us creatures who call Canada […]

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The heart of internal work.

We need to see the beauty in things again. When we wake, we need to hear the birds outside our window and see the sun shine light on the darkness that came in the night. When we look in the mirror, we need to see ourselves clearly through the fog of self-judgement. When we go […]

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Announcement: the Contemplative Creative podcast!

I am excited to announce a project I have been working at developing behind-the-scenes since January: Contemplative Creative. For a while now the idea of turning a philosophical lens on the field of creativity has been percolating in my mind.  Given how I tend to navigate through life, it has been a natural part of my daily musings and activities, […]

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